Reengineering University: Modeling Business Processes to Achieve Strategic Goals

  • Aleksey Shutov
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 93)

Abstract

Recognizing the challenges that a contemporary university faces, an inter-faculty group of researchers performed the analysis of organizational and management approach in one of Russia’s universities and modeled existing business processes. The university is a multi-campus organization and to manage it efficiently it is necessary to make transition from the traditional management model to a more flexible - network structure. This paper focuses on development of the Goal Tree and designing of AS-IS model. The researchers applied IBM Business Modeler [1] which allows to execute modeling and simulation of business processes. The practical value of the proposed approach is that it enables the university management to improve performance and effectiveness.

Keywords

Network university business process modeling organizational structure simulation modeling 

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